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Glasgow Youth Hostel

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All reviewskelvingrove parkself catering kitchenwest endcommon roomfabulous buildingcity centrecooking facilitiesbunk bedsshower and toiletno liftthe rooms were nicecommon areasfree wifithe ground floorsuperb locationtransport linkswould definitely stay here again
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were lucky enough to stay here while we were in Glasgow, and the location is gorgeous! You walk right outside and you have this huge beautiful park right in front of you. It's a good central location and we were able to walk to...More

1  Thank Natalie S
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 6 April 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for your kind review, much appreciated and we will let our team know. You are correct its like having our own private garden. Thanks Lorna Padden

Reviewed 3 February 2017

Lovely hostel in a superb location. Very friendly and efficient staff. The hostel is a clasic building with very good facilities and is very clean, the rooms are not crammed with very good showers. There is a bus stop and a shop nearby. Very recommendable.

1  Thank Diana G
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 8 March 2017

Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to post, we really appreciate it and will pass your kind comments onto the team. Lorna Padden

Reviewed 20 December 2016

I stayed for 3 nights when I visited Glasgow for a meet with friends. Nice place, clean and presentable. It's like a manor house converted into a hostel. It's not rowdy or anything like that and the ages of the residents are more senior than...More

Thank Kimmybear2013
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 23 January 2017

Hello, Thank you very much for taking the time to post and for your kind review, we will be sure to pass all your commnmets onto our team. Thanks Lorna Padden

Reviewed 26 November 2016

It is a youth hostel but we were a family of four sharing one room. It is all very basic but we did not lack anything. Staff was very friendly and helpful. We took a walk to the city centre for dinner, then slept well...More

1  Thank Anders E
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to post, we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Lorna Padden

Reviewed 6 November 2016

Upon arriving at the hostel the staff were able to quickly check me into the hostel without any fuss. In the basement area there is an eating area/cooking facilities. On the ground floor you can purchase some general items amongst a small selection of food...More

Thank Vedrina
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hello, Thank you very much for taking the time to post and we look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Lorna Padden

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Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
USD 31 - USD 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 31 - USD 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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31 July 2016|
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Response from SYHAHostelling | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your queries. 1. You can get a bus from Glasgow Airport into the city centre and then get a taxi that will cost approx £5 or you can again get the bus from the airport into the city centre and then get... More
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Response from Emily M | Reviewed this property |
It's almost two miles to the hostel from Buchanan bus station. If you are intrepid you could do it, but it will likely be pouring rain, and the hostel is a bit tricky to find when you've never been there before, so I would... More
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Response from visitorbrum | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure where the bus station is, but I found it a pleasant end to my rail journey to walk to the hostel from the main railway station.
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"Take the one rooms at the top of the hostel, to have a nice view over the city."
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"Lower floor as there are quite a few stairs to climb"
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"Great Views of the West and South of Glasgow from windows facing out!"
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"ensuite private room"
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